Jacopo da Pontormo

Italian, 1494-1557

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Jacopo da Pontormo

Italian, 1494-1557

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Collected by major museums
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., J. Paul Getty Museum
Collected by major museums
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., J. Paul Getty Museum

An early exponent of Mannerism, Jacopo da Pontormo broke away from High Renaissance classicism to …

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An early exponent of Mannerism, Jacopo da Pontormo broke away from High Renaissance classicism to create a more personal, expressive style. The Florentine painter replaced the order and clarity typical of Renaissance compositions with cluttered, more emotionally charged scenes and ambiguous perspectives. Joseph in …

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